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Selected Shorts: Travel Tales

Selected Shorts: Travel Tales

by Symphony Space
     
 

Winner of AudioFile Magazine's Earphones Award for Exceptional Audio Performance

Hilarity, suspense, and high drama are offered up in the mix of tales of travel to locales familiar and exotic found on this three-CD compilation from National Public Radio's Selected Shorts. An award-winning series of classic and contemporary short fiction, the

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Winner of AudioFile Magazine's Earphones Award for Exceptional Audio Performance

Hilarity, suspense, and high drama are offered up in the mix of tales of travel to locales familiar and exotic found on this three-CD compilation from National Public Radio's Selected Shorts. An award-winning series of classic and contemporary short fiction, the selections are read by distinguished stage and screen actors and recorded live at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City. Join a father and son on a sailing voyage that goes dangerously awry or retreat to a country estate with the most eccentric hosts imaginable. Featured are stories written by Nadine Gordimer, Joan Didion, and Ring Lardner, among others, and read by such actors as Joanne Woodward and Bradley Whitford.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"They aren't adventure travel by any means, but are light and funny and speak of little quirks and amusing occurrences."  —Written Road

Written Road
They aren't adventure travel by any means, but are light and funny and speak of little quirks and amusing occurrences.
National Public Radio All Things Considered
And we can add some delicious nonfiction to our picnic spread, from the Selected Shorts CD series.

AudioFile Magazine
The combination of good writing and live audiences is irresistible.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781934033005
Publisher:
Symphony Space
Publication date:
04/01/2007
Series:
Selected Shorts: A Celebration of the Short Story Series
Pages:
1
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 5.00(h) x 0.50(d)

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